The Long Debate Over Critical Race Theory

The Long Debate Over Critical Race Theory

“Just what is critical race theory and what’s it doing in a nice field like education?” is a question on ...
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Earl Anthony and the Black Panther Party

Earl Anthony and the Black Panther Party

The Black Panther Party was founded on October 15, 1966, with Earl Anthony joining the following April. His 1990 book, ...
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Utopia in Dark Times

Utopia in Dark Times

In this turbulent historical moment, I find myself often reflecting on Octavia Butler’s 1993 novel Parable of the Sower . Butler ...
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Call for Submissions: The Significance of the Black Family in the US

Call for Submissions: The Significance of the Black Family in the US

"For generations the [Black] family has remained an important cauldron of resistance, forging and preserving a vital legacy of collective ...
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Online Roundtable--Anne Gray Fischer's 'The Streets Belong To Us'

Online Roundtable–Anne Gray Fischer’s ‘The Streets Belong To Us’

August 15-22, 2022 Black Perspectives, the award-winning blog of the African American Intellectual History Society (AAIHS), is collaborating with the Journal of Urban ...
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Organizing for Reproductive Justice: An Interview with Barbara Smith

Organizing for Reproductive Justice: An Interview with Barbara Smith

This post is part of our forum on "Black Women and Reproductive Rights." In today's post, Barbara Smith is interviewed ...
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